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High-flying landlord…

Fiona Macaskill was named the NLA’s Green Property Woman of the Year in 2010 and the NLA’s South West Property Woman of the Year for three years running. As a five-time world record holder in paragliding, and the fastest female paraglider pilot in the world, you wouldn’t naturally expect this former DT teacher to move … Continue reading High-flying landlord…

Laying the foundations for private renting?

The long-awaited Housing Strategy for England – Laying the foundations - has now arrived. The headlines were dominated by the mortgage indemnity guarantee, restarting “shovel ready” developments, and revitalising the Right to Buy. But what does the strategy have to say about private renting? The chapter focusing on private renting opens with a statement of … Continue reading Laying the foundations for private renting?